NFL Draft 2017 Prospect: Ethan Cooper
Name: Ethan Cooper
College: Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Position: Offensive Line
Q: If you could describe your style of play in 3 words, what would they be?
Ethan: Focused, Physical, Relentless.
Q: How are you going to train/prepare this offseason in preparation for the draft or other pro opportunities?
Ethan: I train with my local trainer. I have been training with for a while now and am developing myself as a player everyday.
Q: If you could compare yourself to one current or former NFL player who would it be and why?
Ethan: Marshal Yanda of The Baltimore Ravens because I think our games correlate so much, our mindsets and how we go about our business correlates as well.
Q: When you are studying film, what do you focus on or look for?
Ethan: Safety structures for possible blitz action, linebacker positioning (flat footed or heavy on toes), the down guys hand placement and alignment on the line of scrimmage, which leg is back, favorite moves, favorite stance on twist situations.
Q: What separates you from other players at your position?
Ethan: Refusal to lose and work ethic.
Q: What kind of abilities would you bring to a team that will stand out both on and off the field?
Ethan: Humble, hardworking individual that wants everybody to succeed through hands on involvement.
Q: What is your final pitch/sell to NFL and other pro league scouts?
Ethan: High character, blue collar guy who comes in ready to work everyday and does whatever he’s told to do in order to help the team be successful.